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MAKING THE FUTURE BRIGHTER TOGETHER.

From our impact on the planet to empowering our people, discover how Shaw’s Environmental, Social and Governance program is building long-term value.

ESG FOCUS AREAS & 2020 HIGHLIGHTS

Our ESG program not only informs every aspect of our business, but helps us build relationships based on trust and accountability with all our stakeholders. These focus areas ensure Shaw’s resiliency no matter what the future brings.

Network & products

Shaw connects Canadians through our high performing, secure and resilient networks while taking care of our customers and their data.

  • In 2020, named the fastest ISP in Western Canada by Ookla.
  • Since 2013, invested $30 billion into building, upgrading and expanding our network and services.
  • Delivering reliable connectivity despite increases in demand due to COVID-19.

Governance & risk

We are committed to embedding ESG in our governance and the way we do business.

  • Founded the ESG Steerco to develop and execute company-wide ESG initiatives.
  • 25% of the Board’s independent directors are women.
  • Recognized as the most trusted telecommunications brand in Canada for 2020.

People & community

To build on our legacy and thrive in the future, we put our people—employees and local communities—first.

  • Recognized as one of Forbes Canada’s Best Employers in 2020.
  • Ranked as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2020 for exceptional workplace inclusiveness.
  • Invested $43.5 million in support of 750 Canadian charities in 2020.

Efficiency & innovation

We are responsible stewards of the resources we use and harness industry innovation to prepare us for the future.

  • Conducted a greenhouse gas emissions inventory in 2020.
  • Recovered over 2,000,000 kg of customer electronic devices.
  • Phasing out non-compostable plastics across break rooms and food service vendors.

THE #SHAWHELPS INITIATIVE

In 2020, COVID-19 changed the world in profound ways. Through #ShawHelps, we did our part in helping our people and communities feel safe and connected.

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE
REPORT 2020

Learn more about how we’ve integrated ESG strategy into our approach to doing business.

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